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hey guys, im going to get a new proper rig around december/christmas, and i will then have my current rig being used as a minecraft server. i was thinking of folding with it, but after seeing the PPD i get (2.2K) i decided to go buy PS3's which were broken but easy to fix. now im folding on one ps3, but not 24/7 since my brother also plays games, he has a crappy vaio.anyways, my java mamba rig will be turned into a dedicated minecraft server, residing in my room. i am a person who loves serenity and silence for sleeping, so silence is very important. the components i have atm are loud as hell, but a $20 212+ and a $15-$20 12cm fan for PSU will change alot imo. i also want to get a passive cooled GPU too. anyways, i was thinking of a ram upgrade, if possible a mini itx board+case for space issues if not just live along with my current mobo. basically, other than buying a 212+,several cheap but silent 12CM fans and another stick of 4gb ram what should i do? i currently can spare $75-80, but it probably will get bigger eventually.

so to cover everything up, i need a silent and if possible a small dedicated minecraft server. i'm already planning on a 212+ for price/perf. aspects, and some silent 12CM fans overall. what else to change/upgrade?
 
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Pur Esprit
(23 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5-5257U Logic Board Iris Graphics 6100 8GB  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOS
128GB My Passport 1TB easyStore 4TB OSX Sierra 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Retina Display 13" Backlit Keyboard Magsafe 2 60W MacBook Pro Retina 13" 
MouseAudioAudioAudio
Force Touch Trackpad Anker SoundBuds Slim JBL Flip 3 Status Audio CB-1 
OtherOtherOtherOther
Magsafe 2 60W Thunderbolt Ethernet Adapter Apple Mini Displayport to VGA Adapter Griffin Mini Displayport to HDMI/DVI Adapter 
OtherOtherOther
TechnoShield Blue Marble Skin HP OfficeJet Pro 6978 TP-Link Archer C50 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium G4560 B250i Gaming Pro AC GTX770 2GB  Vengeance LPX 2x8GB 2666MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB BarraCuda 2TB 3.5" Samsung External Cryorig H7 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
NZXT Grid Windows 10 Education Asus PA248Q Insignia 39"  
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Happy Hacking Keyboard Professional 2 EVGA 450BT Phanteks Enthoo Evolve ITX Logitech MX Master 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
KupX Extended Edition V-Moda Crossfade LP Phantom Chrome Tonor Pro Condenser USB Mackie CR3  
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